Auckland as a globally competitive city, and the value and importance of a vibrant city centre

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Issue date: 
Tue 26 Jan 2016
Auckland as a city is gaining rapid momentum and competition in a highly contested global market, with a vibrant and City Centre, with a rich mix of vibrant activity that is important for retaining and attracting talent.

We're looking for a Membership Engagement Specialist

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Issue date: 
Fri 18 Dec 2015
This newly created role is pivotal to managing our membership ensuring members are connected and engaged. We're looking for someone who builds great relationships and is an excellent communicator.

A City Rail Link (CRL) Update

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Thu 17 Dec 2015
Auckland Transport are running CRL information days at the AT Metro Lounge, by No. 1 Cafe in Queen Elizabeth Square from 10am to 4pm daily. Thursday 17 - Saturday 19 March.

Heart of the City welcomes recommendation on Freyberg Square

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Issue date: 
Thu 17 Dec 2015

Heart of the City welcomes an Auckland Council recommendation to progress with an upgrade of Freyberg Square with a staged approach to managing vehicle access.

Rubbish Collections: Business Responsibilities

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Issue date: 
Mon 14 Dec 2015
With the peak tourist season now in full swing, businesses are reminded of their obligations to dispose rubbish in the correct way. Placing rubbish at the right times in an orderly and tidy manner goes a long way into keeping the city well presented.

Safety in the City over Summer

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Issue date: 
Wed 9 Dec 2015
There are a number of initiatives underway this summer that aim to ensure the city centre is a safe and enjoyable place to be for business and for visitors, including increased resource to CityWatch who manage anti-social behaviour in the city centre. To report an incident please call the Auckland Council Call Centre on (09) 301 0101. For more serious crime call 111.

Signage Bylaws: What you need to know

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Issue date: 
Thu 26 Nov 2015
A revised signage bylaw came into effect 1 October, following consultation earlier this year. Under this bylaw, Sandwich boards and portable signs are prohibited in the city centre. In addition the Public Nuisance and Safety Bylaw stipulates that building numbers need to be clearly obvious from the street. Read more here.

We’re looking for an office superstar

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Issue date: 
Wed 25 Nov 2015
We recruiting for a new Office Coordinator to join our team to ensure the smooth running of our vibrant and creative office. We’re looking for someone who has a passion for organisation and efficiency. Sound like you?

The Farmer's Santa Parade returns on November 29

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Issue date: 
Tue 24 Nov 2015
The Farmers Santa Parade has brought joy, laughter and goodies to the people of Auckland for over 80 years and this year is no exception with the parade scheduled for November 29.

Quay Street Cycleway

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Issue date: 
Mon 23 Nov 2015
A new cycleway is proposed for Quay Street, creating connections to existing cycleways along the waterfront in the city centre. Feedback is being asked by 11 December.